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May 20, 2011
Statement by CEO Patricia Harrison Before the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations
CPB requests a $495 million advance appropriation for FY 2014, to be spent in accordance with the Public Broadcasting Act’s funding formula.
Mar 17, 2011
Patricia Harrison, CEO of CPB, Responds to Today's House Vote
Today, the House passed a bill that would significantly restrict public broadcasting stations' ability to acquire programming that they feel best serves the needs of their communities.
Feb 19, 2011
CPB Responds to House Vote on Public Media Funding
CPB thanks Representatives Blumenauer, Markey, Lowey and others who are leading the fight to retain federal funding for CPB.
Feb 13, 2011
CPB Responds to House of Representatives' Proposal to Cut Public Media Funding
The proposed elimination of funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting will not address economic challenges in a meaningful way; it represents a disproportionate attack on public media.
May 07, 2009
Statement on President Obama's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget
The President's Fiscal Year 2010 budget recommends a total of $502 million for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
Sep 10, 2008
CPB President and CEO Receives Award from the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Washington, D.C. -- The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) President and CEO Pat Harrison received a leadership award last night from the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
The award, which was presented by Dr. Marvalene Hughes, president of Dillard...
Jul 21, 2006
Statement by CPB President and CEO Pat Harrison on Senate Appropriations Committee Approval of the FY 2007 Labor, HHS Appropriations Bill
Washington, D.C. -- The Senate Appropriations Committee yesterday approved its Fiscal Year 2007 appropriations bill, which funds CPB.
The Senate legislation contains the following for CPB: a $400 million advance appropriation for FY 2009; $36 million for television interconnection and $29.7...
Jun 13, 2006
Statement by CPB President and CEO Pat Harrison on House Appropriations Committee Mark-up of the FY 2007 Labor, HHS, Education Appropriations Bill
Washington, DC -- Today, the House Appropriations Committee approved the Fiscal Year 2007 Labor, HHS, Education Appropriations Bill that provides funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB).
Nov 15, 2005
Statement of CPB President and CEO Patricia Harrison
CPB President and CEO Patricia Harrison today applauded the actions of CPB's board of directors in establishing a new framework for governance, accountability, and transparency at the corporation.
"The board's adoption of these reforms is a signal event in the corporation's history and good news...
Jun 23, 2005
Patricia S. Harrison Named President and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Washington, D.C., June 23, 2005 - Patricia S. Harrison, former Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), has been named President and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB).
"CPB needs to be in the forefront of support for public broadcasting and we...